December 4, 2020

NB Power

Tobique
History, Landmarks

Tobique

The Tobique River (pro. Toe-Bick) is a river in northwestern New Brunswick. The river rises from Nictau Lake in Mount Carleton Provincial Park and flows for 148 kilometres to its…

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Mactaquac Dam April 2015
History, Landmarks, Spring

Mactaquac Dam April 2015

The Mactaquac Dam is an embankment dam used to generate hydroelectricity in Mactaquac. It dams the waters of the Saint John River and is operated by NB Power with a capacity to generate 653 megawatts of electricity from 6 turbines; this represents 20 percent…

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Village of Minto
History, Landmarks

Village of Minto

The Village of Minto, was incorporated as a village in 1962. The Village was named for the eighth Governor General of Canada, the Earl of Minto, in 1904 when the…

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